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Adams County Arts Council Grand Opening Celebration

Published October 18, 2011

New location: 22 West High Street Gettysburg, PA

The Adams County Arts Council will be opening up their doors for a Community Grand Opening Celebration on Saturday, October 29th from 10am to 5pm. Visit their new Arts Education Center and participate in this wonderful schedule of events:

10am – Drop in Dancing with Holly Fox
11am – ACTS of Kindness Theatre Company, musical selections
12 Noon – Herb Sell, jazz
1pm – Adams County School of Musical Theater, musical selections
2pm – Jessica Gondwe, vocalist
3pm – Gettysburg College Gospel Choir
4pm – Paulino Contreras, piano, music of the masters

Artist Demonstrations:
10am – Dorothea Barrick, box painting
11am – Amy Lindenberger, watercolor pencil
12 Noon – Laurie McKelvie, pastels
1pm – Mark Brockman, oils
2pm- Jeremy Schaffner, culinary arts
2pm – Becky Brown, sketching
3pm – Marc Jalbert, culinary arts, bread
4pm – Cindy Smallwood, culinary arts, appetizers
4pm – Annette Ehly, fabric painting

Meet and Greet:
3pm to 4pm Meet the artists in our 1st Annual Members’ Show

Paper Mask Making for Children:
1pm to 4pm in the CentruyLink booth with Lisa Harmon and Sarah Schaeffer McClay

About the new Education Center: 
This 10,000 sq. ft. building will include open and inviting spaces for classes in music, dance, theater, visual and culinary arts; a gallery space to accommodate local artist and special exhibits; a large reception hall for performances, rentals and community events; and an outdoor sculpture garden. The center will be fully accessible and will have office and meeting space to accommodate future growth. Ten parking spaces are included with this property and will provide both rental income and access for center participants.

Read more about the new center on the Arts Council Website here.
Learn more about the Adams County Arts Council by watching this great promo video:

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